Kathrin Beck

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Kathrin Beck
Personal information
Country represented Austria
Born (1966-03-08) 8 March 1966 (age 51)
Vienna, Austria
Partner Christoff Beck
Skating club WEV Vienna
Retired 1988

Kathrin Beck (born 8 March 1966 in Vienna) is an Austrian actress and former ice dancer. Competing with her brother, Christoff Beck, she became the 1987 Winter Universiade champion, a two-time Skate Canada International medalist (silver in 1987, bronze in 1985), and a six-time Austrian national champion (1983–1988). They finished fifth at the 1988 Winter Olympics in Calgary, Canada.[1] They trained six days a week, fifty weeks a year.[2]

After retiring from skating, Beck became an actress. She is a member of the Akademie des Österreichischen Films[3] and Verband der Österreichischen FilmschauspielerInnen.[4] She married Christian Klikovits.[2]


(ice dance with Beck)

Event 81–82 82–83 83–84 84–85 85–86 86–87 87–88
Winter Olympics 5th
World Champ. 16th 16th 9th 7th 6th 5th
European Champ. 15th 16th 6th 4th 4th 5th
Nebelhorn Trophy 9th
NHK Trophy 3rd
Schäfer Memorial 2nd
Skate America 5th
Skate Canada 3rd 2nd
Universiade 3rd 1st
Austrian Champ. 1st 1st 1st 1st 1st 1st


  1. ^ "Kathrin Beck". Sports Reference. Archived from the original on 26 November 2016. 
  2. ^ a b Neumann, Fritz (3 June 2012). "Der Donaukanal, der Pazifik, die Wellenlänge" [The Danube Canal, the Pacific, the Wavelength]. Der Standard (in German). Archived from the original on 7 July 2012. 
  3. ^ "Mitglieder" [Members] (in German). Akademie des Österreichischen Films. Archived from the original on 12 April 2017. 
  4. ^ "Mitglieder: Kathrin Beck" [Members: Kathrin Beck] (in German). Verband der Österreichischen FilmschauspielerInnen. Archived from the original on 12 April 2017. 

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